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May 1947: Nellie McDonald passes....

The year 1947 would be a tough year for Keith and his siblings.  He would lose his Aunt Nellie and his father Ronald within months of each other. 436 more words

ARCHIE & MARY MCDONELL's FAMILY

Archibald McDonell sells his land in Chichester 1901

Finding the following deed was very satisfying.  I am grateful to the researcher who assisted me.  I wanted to know when Archie sold the land in Chichester and left for Minnesota.   771 more words

ARCHIE & MARY MCDONELL's FAMILY

Archibald McDonell's Land Transactions in Chichester 1872 and 1877

Archibald McDonell, my great grandfather, lived in Chichester.  I have shared in a past post that he had land patents.  He  had several land deals that he participated in during the course of his lifetime.   2,041 more words

ARCHIE & MARY MCDONELL's FAMILY

Letters Patent: Alexander John McDonald in 1883

I was also targeting Alexander John McDonnell in Chichester, he is a 2nd great-grandfather of mine.   The file number for this was 31-254_LP_001

Whereas Alexander J. 158 more words

Chichester

Letters Patent: Archibald McDonell in Chichester

At first when I made my land petition spreadsheet, I just concentrated on Archibald and Alexander John McDonell’s land petitions.  However, as time has gone on I have added more to the spreadsheet.   601 more words

Quebec

Valuations of Sheen & Chichester, Pontiac Co., Quebec

In 2012, I visited the Pontiac Archives in the basement of the Shawville Public Library and they had many wonderful treasures. The Pontiac Archives is one of the major archives in the Pontiac County, Quebec area. 870 more words

ARCHIE & MARY MCDONELL's FAMILY

St-Alexandre Des Chenaux RC Cemetery...Clarendon Twp.

One of the notes on Duncan D. MacDonald’s charts about Alexander McDonell and Janet caught my eye before I headed out on my trip to Canada in September 2014.   912 more words

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